HORIZON 2020

Under Horizon 2020 Programme, the University of Trento has been involved in 99 funded projects (95 projects are currently ongoing/about to start and 4 projects are in the Grant preparation phase). 

Pillar 1 - Excellence Science 

European Research Council

MAGIC - Architectured Soft Magnetoactive Materials: Beyond InstabilitiesCivil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Stephan Rudykh
SPANUMBRA - Number-space associations in the brain - CiMeC - Giorgio Vallortigara
NeuroSoNew - Portable EEG-based screening of social predispositions in newborns CiMeC - Giorgio Vallortigara
NOAM
Navigation of a mind-space. The spatial organization of declarative knowledge CiMeC - Roberto Bottini
Backup - Unveiling the relationship between brain connectivity and function by integrated photonics - Physics - Lorenzo Pavesi
MoVis -  An innovative screening protocol device for early identification of neonates at high-risk for Autism Spectrum Disorders - CiMeC - Giorgio Vallortigara
OMVCRC - Engineered bacterial Outer Membrane Vesicles (OMVs) for colorectal cancer immunotherapy - CIBIO - Guido Grandi
VARIAMOLS - VAriable ResolutIon Algorithms for macroMOLecular Simulation - Physics - Raffaello Potestio
MetaPG - Culture-free strain-level population genomics to identify disappearing human-associated microbes in the westernized world - CIBIO -  Nicola Segata
HOMing - The Home-Migration Nexus: Home as a Window on Migrant Belonging, Integration and Circulation - Sociology and Social Research - Paolo Boccagni
SILKENE - Bionic silk with graphene or other nanomaterials spun by silkworms - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Nicola Pugno
SPICE - Synthetic Lethal Phenotype Identification through Cancer Evolution Analysis - CIBIO - Francesca Demichelis
CRASK - Cortical Representation of Abstract Semantic Knowledge - CiMeC - Scott Laurence Fairhall

Future & emerging technologies (FET)

BOHEME - Bio-Inspired Hierarchical MetaMaterials - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Nicola Pugno
WeNet;- The Internet of US  - Information engineering and computer science - Fausto Giunchiglia
ACDC - Artificial Cells with Distributed Cores to Decipher Protein Function - CIBIO - Martin Michael Hanczyc
QRANGE-Quantum Random Number Generators:cheaper, faster and more secure - Physics - Lorenzo Pavesi
PROCHIP - Chromatin organization PROfiling with high-throughput super-resolution microscopy on a CHIP - CIBIO - Alessio Zippo
Phoenix - Exploring the Unknown through Reincarnation and Co-evolution - Information engineering and computer science - Giovanni Iacca 
WhiteRabbit - WhiteRabbit: easily revealing and managing personal information - Information engineering and computer science - Fausto Giunchiglia 
Neurofibres - Biofunctionalised Electroconducting Microfibres for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Nicola Pugno 
LIAR - Living Architecture  - CIBIO - Martin Michael Hanczyc 
ExaHyPE - An Exascale Hyperbolic PDE Engine - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Michael Dumbser 
QUIC - Quantum simulations of insulators and conductors - Physics - Sandro Stringari

Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions (MSCA)

IF - (Individual Fellowships) - EF (European Fellowships)
QuiescStemGBM
 - Studying the role of Quiescent Cancer Stem Cells in GBM development using a novel in vivo cell cycle-based approach CIBIO - Luca Tiberi (MSC Researcher: Francesco Antonica) 
PEMB - The Political Economy of Media Bias - Economics and Management - Luigi Bonatti (MSC Researcher: Federico Vaccari) 
Prion Respiration - The Role of Complex I Assembly Factors during Prion Diseases: Insights into Mitochondrial Neurobiology CIBIO - Emiliano Biasini (MSC Researcher: Gabriele Giachin) 
COMPLEXDYNAMICS-PHIM - On the Origin of Complex Dynamics in Multi-strain Models: Insights for Public Health Intervention Measures - Mathematics - Andrea Pugliese (MSC Researcher: Maira Aguiar)
INTOM - Infant Theory of Mind - Psychology and Cognitive Science - Luca Surian (MSC Researcher: Edward Legg) 
RhizoTalk - Decrypting the role of bacterial signals in microbial interactions to enhance Lysobacter establishment in the rhizosphere - C3A - Ilaria Pertot (MSC Researcher: Ana Bejarano Ramos)
TRIANGLE - A novel integrative strategy to prevent colorectal cancer within the diet-host-microbiota triangle: from organoids to human in vivo reality - CIBIO -  Andrea Lunardi (MSC Researcher: Rubert Josep) 
PROTEXPO - Protection and Exports - Economics and Management - Chiara Tomasi (MSC Researcher: Zhu Min) 
EwiSarc - A novel in vivo platform to study and target undruggable Ewing onco-chimera - CIBIO - Andrea Lunardi (MSC Researcher: Arianna Bertossi) 
SHYDRO-ALP - Quantifying ecological effects of small hydropower in Alpine stream ecosystems - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Guido Zolezzi (MSC Researcher: Stefano Larsen) 
EpiMethFly - Study of the role of m6A RNA methylation in the nervous system of Drosophila melanogaster: an invivo model to dissect the impact of epitranscriptome reprogramming in physiology and cancer - CIBIO - Alessandro Quattrone (MSC Researcher: Alessia Soldano) 
ExItALS - RNA-mediated intercellular miscommunication: role of extracellular vesicle cargos in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - CIBIO - Alessandro Quattrone (MSC Researcher: Manuela Basso) 
NonVisNumCog - The role vision plays in shaping the representation of numbers - CiMeC - Olivier Marie Claire Collignon (MSC Researcher: Virginie Jeanne Vinciane Crollen) 
BraIn Action - A New View on Real Actions: Neural Mechanisms of Visuo-Motor Transformations  - CiMeC - Luigi Cattaneo (MSC Researcher: Simona Monaco) 
COcOAB - Characterizing the Occipital Oscillatory Activity in Blindness - CiMeC - Olivier Marie Claire Collignon (MSC Researcher: Valeria Occelli) 
TransSplicHD - Single-Cell Transcriptomics and Spliceosome analysis to uncover new mechanisms of neuronal vulnerability to Huntington’s Disease - CIBIO - Yuri Bozzi (MSC Researcher: Marta Biagioli) 
metaVir-Alp - Alpine lakes benthic viral community structure and diversity: a metagenomic and ecological approach - CIBIO - Nicola Segata (MSC Researcher: Federica Pinto) 
DiMeTrack - Assembly-based discovery of uncharacterized human microbiome members and their tracking across individuals and time - CIBIO - Nicola Segata (MSC Researcher: Edoardo Pasolli) 
CP-FunMoD - Cross-modal plasticity and functional modularisation in the deaf - CiMeC - Olivier Marie Claire Collignon (MSC Researcher: Jodie Davies) - at UniTrento until 31/3/2016
SEEING FROM CONTEXT - The neural basis of visual interaction between scenes and objects - CiMeC - Clayton Michael Hyckey (MSC Researcher:Talia Brandman Ghitis) 
River-HMV - River hydraulics, morphology, and vegetation: A case for improved knowledge and numerical model capabilities - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Walter Bertoldi (MSC Researcher: Luke Javernick) 
LOVe - Linking Objects to Vectors in distributional semantics: A framework to anchor corpus-based meaning representations to the external world - CiMeC - Marco Baroni (MSC Researcher: Gemma Boleda)
IF - (Individual Fellowships) - CAR (Career Restart)
StreptoMANIAC - Cost and benefit of beta-lactam resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae: interplay between the resistance determinants and the cell elongation/division components - CIBIO - Orietta Massidda (MSC Researcher: Dalia Denapaite)
ITN (Innovative Training networks) - ETN (European Training Networks)
ACO - AstroChemical Origins - Physics - Daniela Ascenzi 
INSPIRE - Innovative ground interface concepts for structure protection - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Oreste Salvatore Bursi 
ProtoMet - Protometabolic pathways: exploring the chemical roots of systems biology - CIBIO - Sheref Samir Mansy 
INTEGRATA - Integrating chemical and biological approaches to target cancer metabolism - CIBIO - Alessandro Provenzani 
EUROFLOW - A EUROpean training and research network for environmental FLOW management in river basins - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering- Guido Zolezzi 
XP-RESILIENCE - Extreme loading analysis of petrochemical plants and design of metamaterial-based shields for enhanced resilience - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Oreste Salvatore Bursi 
NeCS - European Training Network for Cyber-security - Information engineering and computer science - Bruno Crispo 
ITN (Innovative Training networks) – EJD (European Joint Doctorates)
PIONEER - Plasma catalysis for CO2 recycling and green chemistry - Physics - Paolo Tosi 
RISE (Research and Innovation Staff Exchange Scheme) 

PEARLS - Planning and Engagement Arenas for Renewable Energy Landscapes - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Rossano Albatici 
REMIX - Regenerative Medicine Innovation Crossing - Research and Innovation Staff Exchange in Regenerative Medicine - Industrial engineering - Antonella Motta 
DREAM - Social Participation for improving emotional, mental, and physical wellbeing in independently living older adults - Information engineering and computer science - Fabio Casati 
miRNA-DisEASY - microRNA biomarkers in an innovative biophotonic sensor kit for high-specific diagnosis - CIBIO - Michela Alessandra Denti 

European research infrastructures (including e-Infrastructures)

EoCoE-II - Energy Oriented Center of Excellence: toward exascale for energy - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Alberto Bellin 
SERA
 - Seismology and Earthquake Engineering Research Infrastructure Alliance for Europe - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Oreste Salvatore Bursi 
EoCoE - Energy oriented Centre of Excellence for computer applications - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Alberto Bellin 

Pillar 2 - Industrial Leadership 

Information and Communication Technologies

MEMMOMemory of Motion - Industrial engineering - Andrea Del Prete 
CyberSec4Europe
 - Cyber Security Network of Competence Centres for Europe - Information engineering and computer science - Fabio Massacci
ExtremeEarth
- From Copernicus Big Data to Extreme Earth Analytics - Information engineering and computer science - Lorenzo Bruzzone
QROWD - Because Big Data Integration is Humanly Possible - Information engineering and computer science - Fausto Giunchiglia
Dreams4Cars - Dream-like simulation abilities for automated cars - Industrial engineering Mauro Da Lio
PIE News - Poverty, Income and Employment NEWS -  Information engineering and computer science - Antonella De Angeli
CogNet - Building an Intelligent System of Insights and Action for 5G Network Management - Information engineering and computer science - Alessandro Moschitti
netCommons: network infrastructure as commons -  Information engineering and computer science - Renato Antonio Lo Cigno

Pillar 3 - Societal Challenges

Health, demographic change & wellbeing

InteropEHRate - INTEROPerable EHRs AT user Edge - Information engineering and computer science - Fausto Giunchiglia
UPGRADE - Unlocking Precision Gene Therapy -  CIBIO - Anna Cereseto
ONCOBIOME - Gut OncoMicrobiome Signatures (GOMS) associated with cancer incidence, prognosis and prediction of treatment response - CIBIO - Nicola Segata
CO-ADAPT - Adaptive Environments and Conversational Agent Based approaches for Healthy Ageing and Work Ability - Information engineering and computer science - Giuseppe Riccardi
CAPTAIN - Coach Assistant via Projected and Tangible Interface  - CIBIO - Giandomenico Nollo
UM Cure 2020 - New therapies for uveal melanoma - CIBIO - Caterina Mione
UNCAP - Ubiquitous iNteroperable Care for Ageing People - Information engineering and computer science - Nicola Conci
ACANTO - A CyberphysicAl social NeTwOrk using robot friends -  Information engineering and computer science - Luigi Palopoli

Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy

MASTER - Microbiome Applications for Sustainable food systems through Technologies and EnteRprise - CIBIO - Nicola Segata
InnoForESt - Smart Information, governanceand business innovations for sustainable  supply and payment  mechanisms for forest ecosystem services - Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Davide Geneletti

Secure, clean and efficient energy

WETFEET - Wave Energy Transition to Future by Evolution of Engineering and Technology - Industrial engineering - Marco Fontana

Smart, green and integrated tranport

SAFE STRIP - Safe and green Sensor Technologies for self-explaining and forgiving Road Interactive aPplicationss - Industrial engineering - Francesco Biral
PACAS - Participatory Architectural Change Management in ATM Systems Information engineering and computer science - Paolo Giorgini
LOWBRASYS - a LOW environmental impact BRAke SYStem -  Industrial engineering  - Giovanni Straffelini

Climate action, environment, resource efficiency & raw materials

SOLSA - Sonic Drilling coupled with Automated Mineralogy and chemistry On-Line-On-Mine-Real-Time  - Industrial engineering  Luca Lutterotti
ESMERALDA -A CyberphysicAl social NeTwOrk using robot friends Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering Davide Geneletti

Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective societies

Re.Cri.Re - Between the representation of the crisis and the crisis of representation. How crisis changed the symbolic background of European societies and identities. Implication for policies and policy making Sociology and Social Research Giuseppe Alessandro Veltri

Secure societies - protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

BuildERS - Building European Communities' Resilience and Social Capital - Economics and Management - Lucia Savadori
VisiOn
 - Visual Privacy Management in User Centric Open Environments - Information engineering and computer science - Paolo Giorgini

Transversal programmes

Spreading society and widening participation

RENATURE - Promoting Research Excellence in NAture-based soluTions for innovation, sUstainable economic GRowth and human wEll-being in Malta -  Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering - Davide Geneletti
CyCAT - Cyprus Center for Algorithmic Transparency - Information engineering and computer science - Fausto Giunchiglia

Science with and for Society

SOPs4RI - Standard Operating Procedures for Research Integrity - Sociology and Social Research - Giuseppe Alessandro Veltri
MULTI-ACT - A Collective Research Impact Framework and multi-variate models to foster the true engagement of actors and stakeholders in Health Research and Innovation - Economics and Management - Michele Andreaus
PRINTEGER - Promoting Integrity as an Integral Dimension of Excellence in Research - Sociology and Social Research - Massimiano Bucchi

Other European funding programmes 

Research Fund for Coal and Steel (RFCS )
Acronym and title Department/Centre UniTrento researcher
DISSIPABLE - Fully dissipative and easily reparable devices for resilient 
buildings with composite steel-concrete structures
Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering  Nicola Tondini - Oreste Salvatore Bursi
LOCAFIplus - Temperature assessment of a vertical steel member subjected to
localised fire - Valorisation 
Civil, environmental and Mechanical engineering  Nicola Tondini
SlimApp - Slim-Floor Beams - Preparation of Application rules in view of
improved safety, functionality and LCA
Civil, environmental and Mechanical engineering  Riccardo Zandonini
Life (2014-2020)
Acronym and title Department/Centre UniTrento researcher
LIFE 4GreenSteel - Excellent Model for High Strength PM Steel parts production 
by resource and energy efficiency and CO2 and REACH decrease
Industrial engineering Alberto Molinari
LIFE BrennerLEC - Brenner Lower Emissions Corridor  Civil, environmental and mechanical engineering  Dino Zardi
LIFE FRANCA - Flood Risk ANticipation and Communication in the Alps  Sociology and social research Roberto Poli
Justice (2014-2020)
Acronym and title Department/Centre UniTrento researcher
FRICoRe - Fundamental Rights In Courts and Regulation  Faculty of Law Paola Iamiceli
REJus - Roadmap to European effective Justice (RE-Jus): judicial training
ensuring effective redress to fundamental rights violations
Faculty of Law Paola Iamiceli
Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme (2014-2020)
Acronym and title Department/Centre UniTrento researcher
Hatemeter - Hate speech tool for monitoring, analysing and tackling Anti-Muslim hatred  Faculty of Law Andrea Du Nicola
Internal Security Fund - Police (2014-2020)
Acronym and title Department/Centre UniTrento researcher
FINOCA 2.0 - Financing Organized Crime Activities - Focus on Human Trafficking  Faculty of Law Andrea Di Nicola
EU OF2CEN - European On-line Fraud Cyber Centre and Expert Network  Information engineering and Computer science Bruno Crispo
PayBack: Towards a EU Data Management System for Seized Assets Faculty of Law Andrea di Nicola
The Private Corruption Barometer - Drafting and piloting a model for a comparative
business victimization survey on private corruption in the EU
Faculty of Law Andrea di Nicola
Europe for citizens (2014-2020)
Acronym and title Department/Centre UniTrento researcher
WAI - Walls and Integration: images of Europe bulding  Humanities Gustavo Corni
+100 Cal - +100 Calendar  Humanities Gustavo Corni
JPI - Joint Programming Initiatives  (2014-2020)
Acronym and title Department/Centre UniTrento researcher
PLATEFORMS - Sustainable Food Platforms: Enabling sustainable
food practices through socio-technical innovation 
Sociology and social research Francesca Forno, Emanuela Bozzini, Natalia Magnani
STEEP STREAMS - Solid Transport Evaluation and Efficiency in Prevention:
Sustainable Techniques of Rational Engineering and Advanced MethodS
 
Civil, Environmental and Mechanical engineering  Aronne Armanini